In 2012 A.J took a selection of his songs and released his debut album.
‘Harmonics’ was a pop-rock endeavour infused with musical elements from classical, modern jazz, soul and blues. An energetic and sophisticated sound both musically and lyrically the album received favorable reviews and radio play across the BBC and Europe. The album also holds long term playlist positions in shops such as Pret A Manger.
Harmonics benefited from the contributions of legendary acid jazz musician
Jan Kincaid, drummer of ‘The Brand New Heavies’, and writer of songs like ‘Never Stop’ and ‘Dream On Dreamer’. The strings were supplied by members of Classic FM favourites ‘The Pavao Quartet’, bass and piano moments by the respected session
musician Al Gurr and a couple of electrifying solos by top jazz guitarist,
You can watch videos of A.J and his band performing many of the songs live on the videos page.
BBC RADIO 2
“Rather lush, a nice bit of guitar in there. He’s been a bit of a side man but I hope you enjoyed that.”
“Lush, polished, quality music from highly respected singersongwriter & guitarist.”
“Uplifting pop rock on which the quality songwriting and beautiful arrangements are second only to his quite wonderful voice. A Fine album.”
“A very well performed effort that fits into the Pop Rock bracket. You may find something of real please here.”
“There is no reason whatsoever why Mr Moore shouldn’t end up with a successful recording career.”
FLY IN SHOES
“Guitarist A. J Moore’s combination of pop, rock, blues and jazz makes for a dynamic listen. An effort less singing voice.”